Tag: Broadband

Google Fiber plans 100 gbps broadband speed for customers
Google Fiber plans 100 gbps broadband speed for customers

According to ZDNet, one gigabit speeds, which US incumbents like Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and AT&T could not match, were Google Fiber's main selling point to attract users.

  • Friday, 30 September 2022
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India's rural broadband project wins Mozilla's innovation challenge

Brussels: A Mumbai-based initiative to offer affordable rural broadband services has won Mozillas Equal Rating Innovation Challenge, the non-profit organisation behind the open source browser Firefox said. In its bid to both bridge the digital divide and empower unconnected communities, ‘Project Gram Marg Solution for Rural Broadband’ has created a technology that utilises unused white […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Ookla announces 10-Gbps 'Speedtest' app

New Delhi: Global mobile and broadband network intelligence company Ookla on Wednesday announced that it would come up with 10 Gigabit per second (Gbps) capable speed measuring feature to its ‘Speedtest’ applications. The new feature would be showcased at the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 in Barcelona, Ookla said in a statement. “As India […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Vodafone Idea promoters pay Rs 17,920 crore to rights issue

New Delhi: The promoters of telecom major Vodafone Idea contributed Rs 17,920 crore to its Rs 25,000 crore rights issue against their initial commitment of Rs 18,250 crore due oversubscription by public shareholders, the company said on Sunday. Consequent to this contribution, the promoters’ stake in the company rose marginally to 71.57 per cent from […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Fire Mishap At BSNL Office: Mobile, Internet & Banking Services Disrupted In Odisha

Cuttack: A day after a fire broke out at the BSNL office in Cuttack, mobile, internet and banking services were disrupted in several districts of Odisha. As per reports, while BSNL subscribers are unable to make calls and get internet access on their mobile phones, work has been severely affected in various government offices including […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
RailTel Proposes WiFi Services, Broadband In Remote Areas
RailTel Proposes WiFi Services, Broadband In Remote Areas

New Delhi: RailTel, which has provided fibre optic connectivity at over 5,900 stations across the country and mostly in rural areas, is now planning to provide broadband and WiFi facilities in remote villages, sources said on Friday. “As we already have optic fibre cables in 58,742 route km and proper Internet WiFi services at 5,900 […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021